Program Overview

The Volleyball BC Team BC Beach Programs work to advance volleyball talent and build a broader and stronger pipeline of athletes and coaches for our Canadian Olympic Teams. Team BC is the pathway for young athletes who aspire to reach the elite level and who dream to one day represent Canada on the National Men’s or Women’s Volleyball Team. The Team BC Beach 16-18U program provides the opportunity for selected athletes to train and compete in preparation for the Seaside Beach event.

Eligible Athletes

BC athletes born in 2000 – 2002 or later
Note: The extended 16-month age categories do not apply for the Team BC Beach program.  Overage athletes born in 1999 are not eligible to compete.

Selection Process

Athletes may be selected in 2 way:

  1. Attend at least 1 Team BC Beach Development weekends. 4 athletes per gender will be identified and selected as a pair or individual.
  2. Participate in the Team BC Beach 16-18U trial tournament. Top 2 pairs per gender from the trial tournament will be selected to 16-18U Beach program.

Team BC Beach Development Camps
2018 Team BC Beach 16-18U Selection Tournament

Program Roster

Males
4 Teams – 8 athletes per gender

Females
4 Teams – 8 athletes per gender

Program Coaches

Jamie Broder
Dave Dooley

Team Gear

All Athletes will receive a Volleyball BC gear package (training shirts, jersey, top + bottom and bag).

Team BC 16-18U Beach Training

Once athletes are selected, Team BC Beach Coach and athletes with organize 2-4 training sessions in Vancouver in preparation for Volleyball BC Provincials and Seaside.

Volleyball BC highly recommends interested athletes participate in the Volleyball BC Youth or Adult Beach Tour as well as the Team BC Beach Development Camps to maximize development opportunities.

Volleyball BC Youth Beach Tour
Volleyball BC Pro Beach Tour
Team BC Beach Development Camps

Volleyball BC Provincial Championships

Dates: August 3-5 2018
Location: Spanish Banks East, Vancouver BC
Athletes to arrange their own Food, Accommodation & Transportation.

Seaside Beach Volleyball Tournament

Dates: August 9-12
Location: Seaside, Oregon
Accommodations: High Tide Hotel, Seaside
Food
: Athletes are required to organize their own meal money for competition.
Transportation: Athletes will depart by Van to Seaside.

Program Fees

Travel Athlete $500 + GST

Fees include – Coaching Costs, Team BC Beach Gear, entry fee for Volleyball BC Provincials & Seaside Tournament, travel + accommodation to Seaside Oregon.

Key Dates

June 9/10 – Okanagan Development Camp
June 23/24 – Vancouver Development Camp
June 30/July 1 – Parksville Development Camp
July 13 – 4 Selected Athletes Announced
July 29 – Team BC Beach 16-18U Selection Tournament
August 3-5 – Volleyball BC Provincials
August 8 – Depart for Seaside, OR
August 9-12 – Seaside Tournament


Have a question?
Email Beach Development Coach – Jamie Broder – beachcoach@volleyballbc.org

2018 Team BC Beach 16-18U Program Information

Last Update: April 17 2018